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All 17 Lakka Restaurants


Edward Kennedy Square, Lakka, Greece
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Ranked #4 of 17 Restaurants in Lakka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: I am surprised this Taverna has not been reviewed before as it is long established, always full and really good value. It is located in a small side street just behind the harbour road, next to Lisa's Place and the Harbour Lights Bar. It is a traditional family run taverna which cooks either fresh for you, from the Souvlaki Grill or from a number of pre-cooked dishes which you can view in the kitchen. The prices are really good too. And because it is always busy it has a good atmosphere - Ok the views aren't as good as the harbour side, but you can eat well here for value and then go for a walk and drink at the harbour later.
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English first
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Alexandros and Ourania must be the perfect hosts. We ate at this charming little eatery a few times and had delicious food each time. Just off the beaten track, you could easily miss it, but once you have been, you will go back! Absolutely no pretensions here....what you see is what you get.

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London, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Husband and wife team serving traditional Greek food. Set just behind the waters front in a quiet square. Upon arrival we were whisked into the kitchen to be shown a table bearing all the dishes to be served that evening, moussaka, beef, lamb, rabbit all cooked in various ways and wonderful vegetables. Wine served in jugs but perfectly reasonable. Very... More 

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Lovely family run restaurant in a quiet square behind the seafront. Excellent homemade food and super staff. Loved the stuffed aubergine and I'm not a vegetarian! Delicious rabbit, not often on a Paxos menu and all the usual beef,lamb and chicken dishes, beautifully prepared. So tasty! The lady of the house couldn't be more helpful! Her Mum and Dad in... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Small portions, items on menu not served. Dirty cutlery. A lot better places to eat in this vicinity - avoid at all costs.

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leigh on sea
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Cant complain about this 3 courses for 7 euros food quite nice wine 9euros a litre plus a free fishbowl of alcoholic punch if you like that sort of thing,pleasant hosts.good value

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Alexandros is "hidden" in a quiet narrow street near the port and we saw it by accident. It looked more home-like and we decided to give it a try - we were pleasantly surprised when the waitress offered us to see the cooked food before we order it. All the cooked meals from the menu were displayed in large baking... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

After reading several reviews about this place we decided to give it a visit. It had been a rainy day so the plastic side shutters were down to create a small area for dining but was so cramped. We were all on top of one another almost knocking elbows. The man himself is very welcoming but the food let him... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Before we'd even eaten anything, the delicious aroma of grilled meats coming from Alexandros' kitchen stopped us in our tracks; we had a feeling we were onto a winner... and we were right. The most perfect lamb on the spit and chicken in lemon sauce that both melted in the mouth and were bursting with flavour, served with the best... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I ate here 3 times during a week's stay in Lakka. The food was excellent and the service very friendly and good.

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Nice traditional taverna tucked into a back street taverna. We had Lamb Kleftiko and Chicken cooked with garlic & lemon. Lamb Kleftiko on Paxos never lived up to my high standards but this was very tender. Nice jug a house wine.

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Address: Edward Kennedy Square, Lakka, Greece
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Paxos  >  Lakka
Cuisine: Greek

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